NYS ELA (English Language Arts) Assessment


    New York State administers English Language Arts assessments to provide students, families, and educators credible measures of students’ English Language Arts skills and knowledge.  The Office of State Assessment develops and administers tests that are aligned with the New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum, including the Grades 3-8 English Language Arts tests and the Regents Examination in English Language Arts.



    The NYSED English Language Arts and Literacy webpage includes resources and information to support P-12 standards-based English Language Arts and Literacy curriculum and instruction.  This page highlights the English Language Arts and Literacy Learning Standards, curriculum resources, frequently asked questions, and assessment information. 

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    EngageNY is a NYSED website that provides resources for educators and parents. It also provides links to access released questions used on previous ELA/Literacy and Mathematics Grade 3-8 state tests. There are questions available in every grade (3-8) for both ELA and Mathematics.

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